The Year's Best and Worst U.S. Airports Named in New Ranking

Northern California has the best airports in the United States and the New York City area has the worst, according to a new ranking from the Wall S...

November 20, 2022
7:14 AM

Northern California has the best airports in the United States and the New York City area has the worst, according to a new ranking from the Wall Street Journal.San Francisco International Airport (SFO) topped the newspaper's 2022 list of the best large U.S. airports, while Sacramento International Airport (SMF; pictured above) came in first in the ranking of midsize airports. Rating the country's 50 busiest airports for the first time since 2019, the Wall Street Journal scored facilities on "19 factors from on-time performance and security waits to J.